Vitré, Deux-Sèvres

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Vitré is located in France
Coordinates: 46°17′02″N 0°11′53″W / 46.2839°N 0.1981°W / 46.2839; -0.1981Coordinates: 46°17′02″N 0°11′53″W / 46.2839°N 0.1981°W / 46.2839; -0.1981
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Deux-Sèvres
Arrondissement Niort
Canton Celles-sur-Belle
Intercommunality Celles-sur-Belle
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Pierre Lenne
Area1 9.87 km2 (3.81 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 573
 • Density 58/km2 (150/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 79353 /79370
Elevation 102–161 m (335–528 ft)
(avg. 136 m or 446 ft)

1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

Vitré is a former commune in the Deux-Sèvres department in western France. It merged into the new commune of Beaussais-Vitré on 1 January 2013.[1]

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